Nature of Clay (Ages 9-12)
In this class you will work with several types of clay. This includes low fire red clay and dark stoneware clays. This class will focus on throwing and hand building with clay and also incorporating themes of nature for projects. There will be 3 days of building and throwing with clay followed by 2 days of glazing your work.
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Instructor: Megan Archer
Megan Archer was born and raised in the South Bend/Mishawaka area. Growing up she fostered a love for art, reading and nature. She graduated from Saint Mary’s College with a B.F.A in Studio Art with a Concentration in Sculpture and Ceramics and a Minor in Film Studies. These interests lead her to a place where she can develop her talents and also show others what they are capable of as well. Teaching others and helping them discover a love of learning and working with their hands has also been a passion of hers for a long time. Megan also serves as the Kiln Technician for the South Bend Museum of Art.